As part of a ceasefire agreement that took root on Monday, the United States promised Russian Federation that the two powers would begin combined air strikes if the truce between President Bashar al-Assad and rebel forces held for seven days.
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A man pushes a motorbike through a flooded street in Xiamen, in China's eastern Fujian province after Typhoon Meranti made landfall on September 15, 2016, with winds up to 138 miles per hour, knocking out electricity in some areas and causing rail delays.
The French Government initially issued a warning about the attack in central Paris , though local news sources are saying the operation has come to a close. Authorities said the trio had been preparing to drive a vehicle laden with gas cylinders into a major railway station. An Isis supporter driving a lorry killed 86 people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice and two teenage jihadists killed a Catholic priest after storming a church in Normandy weeks later.
The truce, brokered by the United States and Russian Federation, has been largely holding since Monday, but 40 aid trucks with supplies are being held up on the border with Turkey, De Mistura said . Aleppo , Syria's biggest city before the war, has been a focal point of the conflict this year. Assad, appears as uncompromising as ever. Obama discussed the cease-fire agreement and the broader campaign against the Islamic State group with his national security team Friday.